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Here's the story between the woodpecker/weasel image, captured by photographer Martin Le-May.
Wildlife enthusiast and amateur photographer Martin Le-May captured what is arguably one of the most remarkable behavioural images ever to be taken in Britain, and one which quickly became an internet sensation.
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'The DUFF' author +Kody Keplinger on writing a protagonist who skips the teen-movie makeover and still wins at life.
Last December, I sat down in a dark movie theater in NYC. Teenagers streamed in behind me, chattering excitedly, eager for the movie to begin. Meanwhile, I wa
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Dust clouds surround this young star, but luckily, Hubble aligned almost perfectly with one of the star's poles. Jets emanating from the star cleared a viewing 'hole', allowing astronomers to capture this image.
Astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have captured a striking image of a young variable star known as V1331 Cyg and its dusty environment.
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I know this is just an ad, but if real cooking shows used cannons and flamethrowers, I'd never watch anything else. 
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Then you'ld love the time Mythbusters used explosives to tenderize a steak.
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Black rats, you're still on the hook for this one.
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Not lab rats....
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Gripping short film animates the horrors of solitary confinement. Written and painted by +Molly Crabapple and directed by Jim Batt, with sound design by +Kim Boekbinder. 
In this illustrated op-ed video, artist Molly Crabapple explains the trauma suffered by prisoners in solitary confinement. (There are 80,000 in the U.S.)
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Answer: US is a fascist police state.
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Women, literacy, and education reform in the Arab world are beautifully celebrated in photographer Laura Boushnak's images.

http://www.lauraboushnak.com/

Photo from Laura Boushnak's I Read I Write: Egypt—Illiteracy Classes
Source: http://www.lauraboushnak.com/#a=0&at=0&mi=2&pt=1&pi=10000&s=8&p=2
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+NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory website's Multimedia Resources now includes GIFs!

Check out their marvelous archive: http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/illustrations.html

Below: Chandra Spacecraft, Credit: NASA/CXC/A.Jubett
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Here's to the ladies who launch!

For #WomensHistoryMonth, this +Mars Orbiter Mission - India. moment, snapped in the control room shortly after the spacecraft achieved orbit. 
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On #WorldWildlifeDay, meet the scientist who described over 1,600 species of spiders. Film by +sandya viswanathan for +Science Bulletins at AMNH.  
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Best headline you'll see this week or maybe ever.
Bank of Canada executives have urged Star Trek fans to stop a campaign to deface currency as a tribute to late actor Leonard Nimoy.
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Vibrant cover art created for pulp paperbacks in 1960's-70's Mexico was bizarre and wonderful.
The lurid art created for paperbacks in the 1960s and '70s includes a cat man superhero surrounded by feral felines, a woman fleeing a cop while cradling a piglet, and a blonde vixen looking back i...
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  • American Museum of Natural History
    Science Bulletins, Writer/Producer, 2011 - present
    Write and produce the News videos, monthly updates covering the latest research in biodiversity, astrophysics, earth and climate events, and human health and evolution.
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Oh Christ, someone on Team Romney is going to get fired today: Poor old Mittens was forced to talk to a human, one-on-one, with cameras roll

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Marine Biologist and Deep Sea News blogger Dr. Alistair Dove describes the staggering pressures experienced during James Cameron's Deep Chal

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